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Family: Thaumastodermatidae (See list of species below)

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116 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Acanthodasys aculeatus
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Acanthodasys arcassonensis
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Acanthodasys caribbeanensis
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Acanthodasys fibrosus
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Acanthodasys lineatus
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Acanthodasys silvulus
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Diplodasys ankeli
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Diplodasys caudatus
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Diplodasys meloriae
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Diplodasys minor
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Diplodasys platydasyoides
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Diplodasys swedmarki
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Hemidasys agaso
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Oregodasys katharinae
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Oregodasys norenburgi
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Platydasys itoi
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Platydasys mastigurus
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Platydasys maximus
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Platydasys ocellatus
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Platydasys phacellatus
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Platydasys rarus
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Platydasys ruber
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Platydasys schultzi
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Platydasys stiliferus
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Platydasys tentaculatus
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Pseudostomella cataphracta
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Pseudostomella etrusca
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Pseudostomella faroensis
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Pseudostomella klauserae
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Pseudostomella koreana
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Pseudostomella longifurca
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Pseudostomella megapalpator
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Pseudostomella plumosa
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Pseudostomella roscovita
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Ptychostomella bergensis
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Ptychostomella brachycephala
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Ptychostomella helena
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Ptychostomella higginsi
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Ptychostomella lepidota
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Ptychostomella mediterranea
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Ptychostomella ommatophora
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Ptychostomella orientalis
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Ptychostomella papillata
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Ptychostomella pectinata
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Ptychostomella tyrrhenica
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Tetranchyroderma adeleae
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Tetranchyroderma aethesbregmum
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Tetranchyroderma anomalopsum
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Tetranchyroderma antennatum
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Tetranchyroderma aphenothigmum
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Tetranchyroderma apus
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Tetranchyroderma arcticum
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Tetranchyroderma australiensis
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Tetranchyroderma boadeni
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Tetranchyroderma boreale
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Tetranchyroderma bulbosum
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Tetranchyroderma bunti
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Tetranchyroderma canariensis
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Tetranchyroderma cirrophorum
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Tetranchyroderma coelopodium
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Tetranchyroderma dendricum
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Tetranchyroderma dragescoi
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Tetranchyroderma esarabdophorum
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Tetranchyroderma faroense
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Tetranchyroderma gracilium
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Tetranchyroderma heterotentaculatum
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Tetranchyroderma heterotubulatum
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Tetranchyroderma hirtum
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Tetranchyroderma hoonsooi
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Tetranchyroderma hypopsilancrum
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Tetranchyroderma hystrix
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Tetranchyroderma inaequitubulatum
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Tetranchyroderma indicum
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Tetranchyroderma insolitum
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Tetranchyroderma insulare
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Tetranchyroderma kontosomum
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Tetranchyroderma massiliense
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Tetranchyroderma megabitubulatum
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Tetranchyroderma megastomum
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Tetranchyroderma multicirratum
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Tetranchyroderma norvegicum
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Tetranchyroderma pachysomum
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Tetranchyroderma papii
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Tetranchyroderma paradoxum
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Tetranchyroderma pentaspersus
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Tetranchyroderma polyacanthus
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Tetranchyroderma polypodium
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Tetranchyroderma polyprobolostomum
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Tetranchyroderma psilotopum
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Tetranchyroderma pugetensis
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Tetranchyroderma quadritentaculatum
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Tetranchyroderma sanctaecaterinae
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Tetranchyroderma sardum
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Tetranchyroderma schizocirratum
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Tetranchyroderma swedmarki
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Tetranchyroderma symphorochetum
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Tetranchyroderma tanymesatherum
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Tetranchyroderma thysanogaster
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Tetranchyroderma thysanophorum
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Tetranchyroderma tribolosum
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Tetranchyroderma verum
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Tetranchyroderma weissi
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Thaumastoderma appendiculatum
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Thaumastoderma arcassonense
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Thaumastoderma bifurcatum
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Thaumastoderma cantacuzeni
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Thaumastoderma clandestinum
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Thaumastoderma copiophorum
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Thaumastoderma coronarium
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Thaumastoderma heideri
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Thaumastoderma mediterraneum
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Thaumastoderma moebjergi
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Thaumastoderma ramuliferum
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Thaumastoderma renaudi
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Thaumastoderma swedmarki
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Thaumastoderma truncatum
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116 Species of Family Thaumastodermatidae
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Acanthodasys aculeatus Indian Ocean, Atlantic Oc 0.0767 TL
Acanthodasys arcassonensis Northeast Atlantic
Acanthodasys caribbeanensis Western Central Atlantic
Acanthodasys fibrosus Northeast Atlantic 0.0635 TL
Acanthodasys lineatus Northeast Atlantic 0.075 BL
Acanthodasys silvulus Western Atlantic Ocean.
Diplodasys ankeli Southeast Pacific, Northe 0.047 BASL
Diplodasys caudatus Northeast Atlantic
Diplodasys meloriae Mediterranean Sea 0.0467 TL
Diplodasys minor Northeast Atlantic, Medit 0.031 TL
Diplodasys platydasyoides Mediterranean Sea
Diplodasys swedmarki Northeast Atlantic
Hemidasys agaso Mediterranean Sea
Oregodasys katharinae Western Central Atlantic
Oregodasys norenburgi Eastern Central Atlantic
Platydasys itoi Northwest Pacific 0.0503 BASL
Platydasys mastigurus Northeast Atlantic 0.061 BL
Platydasys maximus Northeast Atlantic, Medit 0.05 BASL
Platydasys ocellatus Northeast Atlantic and th 0.03 TL
Platydasys phacellatus Mediterranean Sea 0.0585 TL
Platydasys rarus Northeast Atlantic
Platydasys ruber Northeast Atlantic
Platydasys schultzi Northeast Atlantic
Platydasys stiliferus Mediterranean Sea
Platydasys tentaculatus Mediterranean Sea
Pseudostomella cataphracta Mediterranean Sea
Pseudostomella etrusca Mediterranean Sea. 0.041 TL
Pseudostomella faroensis Northeast Atlantic 0.0233 BASL
Pseudostomella klauserae Western Central Pacific 0.039 TL
Pseudostomella koreana Northwest Pacific
Pseudostomella longifurca Northwest Pacific
Pseudostomella megapalpator Western Central Pacific 0.0365 TL
Pseudostomella plumosa Western Central Atlantic
Pseudostomella roscovita Atlantic Ocean and the Me
Ptychostomella bergensis Northeast Atlantic 0.036 BASL
Ptychostomella brachycephala Northeast Atlantic. 0.0212 BASL
Ptychostomella helena Northeast Atlantic 0.08 BASL
Ptychostomella higginsi Northeast Atlantic 0.024 BASL
Ptychostomella lepidota Northeast Atlantic 0.03 BASL
Ptychostomella mediterranea Mediterranean Sea 0.0204 BL
Ptychostomella ommatophora Northeast Atlantic. 0.036 BASL
Ptychostomella orientalis Northwest Pacific 0.0262 TL
Ptychostomella papillata Northwest Pacific 0.0266 BASL
Ptychostomella pectinata Northeast Atlantic. 0.022 BASL
Ptychostomella tyrrhenica Mediterranean Sea. 0.0185 TL
Tetranchyroderma adeleae Western Central Pacific 0.0448 TL
Tetranchyroderma aethesbregmum Northwest Pacific
Tetranchyroderma anomalopsum Mediterranean Sea 0.047 TL
Tetranchyroderma antennatum Mediterranean Sea and No
Tetranchyroderma aphenothigmum Mediterranean Sea 0.0255 TL
Tetranchyroderma apus Northeast Atlantic, Medit
Tetranchyroderma arcticum Northeast Atlantic 0.032 BL
Tetranchyroderma australiensis Southwest Pacific 0.039 TL
Tetranchyroderma boadeni Mediterranean Sea
Tetranchyroderma boreale Northeast Atlantic 0.028 BL
Tetranchyroderma bulbosum Northeast Atlantic 0.03 BL
Tetranchyroderma bunti Western Atlantic
Tetranchyroderma canariensis Eastern Central Atlantic 0.0326 TL
Tetranchyroderma cirrophorum Indian Ocean, Northeast A 0.0647 BL
Tetranchyroderma coelopodium Northeast Atlantic and th
Tetranchyroderma dendricum Northwest Pacific
Tetranchyroderma dragescoi Northeast Atlantic
Tetranchyroderma esarabdophorum Mediterranean Sea
Tetranchyroderma faroense Northeast Atlantic 0.03 BASL
Tetranchyroderma gracilium Northwest Pacific
Tetranchyroderma heterotentaculatum Northwest Pacific
Tetranchyroderma heterotubulatum Mediterranean Sea. 0.033 TL
Tetranchyroderma hirtum Western Central Atlantic 0.04 TL
Tetranchyroderma hoonsooi Northwest Atlantic
Tetranchyroderma hypopsilancrum Mediterranean Sea 0.0625 TL
Tetranchyroderma hystrix Northeast Atlantic.
Tetranchyroderma inaequitubulatum Mediterranean Sea 0.035 TL
Tetranchyroderma indicum Indo-West Pacific.
Tetranchyroderma insolitum Northwest Pacific
Tetranchyroderma insulare Mediterranean Sea
Tetranchyroderma kontosomum Mediterranean Sea 0.021 TL
Tetranchyroderma massiliense Northeast Atlantic and th
Tetranchyroderma megabitubulatum Northwest Pacific
Tetranchyroderma megastomum Indian Ocean, Northern At
Tetranchyroderma multicirratum Northwest Pacific
Tetranchyroderma norvegicum Northeast Atlantic 0.038 TL
Tetranchyroderma pachysomum Mediterranean Sea 0.03 TL
Tetranchyroderma papii Northwest Atlantic and th
Tetranchyroderma paradoxum Western Central Atlantic
Tetranchyroderma pentaspersus Southwest Pacific 0.0244 TL
Tetranchyroderma polyacanthus Northeast Atlantic
Tetranchyroderma polypodium Mediterranean Sea
Tetranchyroderma polyprobolostomum Mediterranean Sea. 0.0445 TL
Tetranchyroderma psilotopum Mediterranean Sea 0.04 TL
Tetranchyroderma pugetensis Northeast Atlantic 0.035 TL
Tetranchyroderma quadritentaculatum Southwest Atlantic and th 0.048 BL
Tetranchyroderma sanctaecaterinae Mediterranean Sea 0.027 TL
Tetranchyroderma sardum Mediterranean Sea. 0.0358 TL
Tetranchyroderma schizocirratum Northwest Pacific 0.028 TL
Tetranchyroderma swedmarki Western Atlantic
Tetranchyroderma symphorochetum Mediterranean Sea 0.059 TL
Tetranchyroderma tanymesatherum Mediterranean Sea 0.032 TL
Tetranchyroderma thysanogaster Atlantic Ocean and the Me 0.0487 BL
Tetranchyroderma thysanophorum Mediterranean Sea. 0.046 TL
Tetranchyroderma tribolosum Northeast Atlantic. 0.028 BL
Tetranchyroderma verum Mediterranean Sea
Tetranchyroderma weissi Northwest Atlantic 0.0605 BASL
Thaumastoderma appendiculatum Northwest Pacific
Thaumastoderma arcassonense Northeast Atlantic
Thaumastoderma bifurcatum Northeast Atlantic
Thaumastoderma cantacuzeni Northeast Atlantic
Thaumastoderma clandestinum Northwest Pacific 0.0189 TL
Thaumastoderma copiophorum Northwest Pacific
Thaumastoderma coronarium Northwest Pacific
Thaumastoderma heideri Northern Atlantic and the
Thaumastoderma mediterraneum Northeast Atlantic and th 0.0192 BL
Thaumastoderma moebjergi Northeast Atlantic 0.024 BASL
Thaumastoderma ramuliferum Northeast Atlantic and M 0.0205 TL
Thaumastoderma renaudi Northeast Atlantic
Thaumastoderma swedmarki Northeast Atlantic
Thaumastoderma truncatum Northeast Atlantic



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